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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 008-96
January 19, 1996

No. 008-P:01/19/96:Secretary of Defense William J. Perry wi

Secretary of Defense William J. Perry will host an Honor Cordon to welcome Minister of Foriegn Affairs Yukihiko Ikeda, of Japan, to the Pentagon at 4 p.m. (EST), Friday, Jan. 19, 1996.

The Cordon will be held on the steps of the Pentagon River Entrance. There will be a photo opportunity at the beginning of the Plenary Meeting which follows the Cordon. No questions will be taken at the photo opportunity.

Media must be at the River Entrance no later than 3:40 p.m. (EST). Media interested in audiovisual coverage of these events may contact Mr. Terry Mitchell at (703) 695-0169.

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